Practical Hemostasis and Thrombosis, Second Edition

Practical Hemostasis and Thrombosis, Second Edition

Editor(s): Nigel Key, Michael Makris, Denise O'Shaughnessy, David Lillicrap

Published Online: 5 MAY 2010

Print ISBN: 9781405184601

Online ISBN: 9781444306286

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306286

About this Book

This practical guide provides all the information necessary to understand the clotting mechanisms, as well as how to prevent, diagnose, and treat bleeding and clotting disorders. Practical Hemostasis and Thrombosis has been updated to reflect all the important advances made since the first edition. It includes an in-depth description of platelet abnormalities and disseminated intravascular coagulation, as well as covering the laboratory and molecular biological tests needed for the diagnosis of bleeding and clotting disorders.

Clinicians will find useful advice for everyday questions in each specialty area as the book describes hemorrhagic and thrombotic problems in cardiology, neurology, hepatology, nephrology, oncology, obstetrics, pediatrics, intensive care and transfusion medicine.

An invaluable resource for all hematologists, trainee hematologists preparing for examinations and clinicians this book should be kept close at hand for frequent consultation

Table of contents

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    3. Chapter 8

      Von Willebrand Disease (pages 73–87)

      Giancarlo Castaman, Alberto Tosetto and Francesco Rodeghiero

    4. Chapter 10

      Quantitative Platelet Disorders (pages 96–114)

      Jeremy D. Robertson, Victor S. Blanchette and Walter H. A. Kahr

    5. Chapter 18

      Cardiology (pages 185–193)

      Jeffrey S. Berger and Richard C. Becker

    6. Chapter 20

      Neurology (pages 209–217)

      Natalie Aucutt-Walter, Valerie Jewells and David Y. Huang

    7. Chapter 25

      Pediatrics (pages 258–270)

      Mary E. Bauman and M. Patricia Massicotte

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